Monthly Archives: November 2009

Older gelding needs home ASAP

Help is needed for a 20+-year-old Appaloosa gelding in the Rocky Ridge area of Frederick County, Md. He is in an extremely neglectful home and is desperate need of re-homing. The owner is cooperative and is will to sign the … Continue reading

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Leftover turkey? Make pet treats!

From Petplace.com: Lazy Turkey Loaf (for dogs) Makes 6 servings 2 pounds ground turkey 1/2 cup cooked vegetables 1 teaspoon garlic powder* 1 egg 1/2 cup quick-cook barley 1 cup quick-cook oats 4 ounces canned no-fat gravy Preheat oven to … Continue reading

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How to measure your dog for clothing and boots

Just in time for the gift-giving season, Doctors Foster and Smith’s website offers a video on how to measure your dog to get the right size of clothing or boots. Watch the video

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A not-so-happy Thanksgiving for Roxie

From Janine at Hillside SPCA: The woman did not not flinch when she relinquished Roxie today. All she said was, “It’s so hard on me.” Continuing, “She IS a purebred, spayed yellow Lab. A good girl.” (And that makes it … Continue reading

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Hanover-area cats need home by end of December

THESE CATS HAVE BEEN ADOPTED — THANKS, JULIE! Please help these wonderful cats get homes. They only have until the end of December to find homes. They are strays, and the lady caring for them is going on a long … Continue reading

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Maggie and Mikia became homeless when owner died

GoldHeart Golden Retriever Rescue’s Pets of the Week are Maggie (GH-599), left, and Mikia (GH-600), right. They are 10-year-old littermates (brother and sister) who suddenly found themselves homeless when their owner died. Maggie and Mikia have been together all their … Continue reading

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Colby is friendly with people and other dogs

Animal Rescue’s Pet of the Week is Colby, a Treeing Walker Coonhound approximately 1½ years old. He is good with other dogs, friendly with people, and would be best in a home with a fenced yard. For details, call 717-993-3232, … Continue reading

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Support Oreo’s Law

From No Kill Advocacy Center: Recently, the ASPCA killed Oreo, an abused dog, despite the fact that a local no-kill shelter had offered to save her. (Editor’s note: Oreo had been beaten and thrown off a sixth-floor roof in June, … Continue reading

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ASPCA and Subaru ‘Share the Love’

The ASPCA has been selected once again as one of five charity beneficiaries for the Subaru “Share the Love” event. For every new vehicle purchased or leased between Nov. 12 and Jan. 4, Subaru will donate $250 to the consumer’s … Continue reading

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Todd has cat manners

Furry Friends Network’s Pet of the Week is Todd, a 5-year-old coonhound who has lived with his family since he was a puppy. He is up-to-date on vaccines and is very well behaved. Todd loves to lie in the sun, … Continue reading

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